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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
Contribute Details
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
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  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Region Details
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      120
      Trails Mountain Bike
      86
      Trails Hike
      73
      Trails Trail Running
      73
      Trails Horse
      36
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Trails Observed Trials
      9
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowmobile
      38
      Trails Snowshoe
      35
      Total Distance
      137 miles
      Total Descent
      13,357 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,806 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,077 ft
      Reports
      262
      Photos
      37
      Ridden Counter
      1,006

      Popular Rensselaer County Mountain Biking Trails

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      Red Pine (Yellow)
      Pittstown State Forest
      Superman
      Pittstown State Forest
      Vine
      Pittstown State Forest
      Scut Farkus
      Pittstown State Forest
      Zig Zag (Yellow Blaze)
      Pittstown State Forest
      Knuckle (Blue Blaze)
      Pittstown State Forest
      Buck Barrow
      Pittstown State Forest
      Ward Hollow
      Pittstown State Forest
      Scutter
      Pittstown State Forest
      Bonnie & Clyde (Red Blaze)
      Pittstown State Forest
      State Fire Line
      Pittstown State Forest
      Deuce and a half
      Pittstown State Forest
      Spruce Ridge
      Grafton Lakes State Park
      Spruce Bog (North)
      Grafton Lakes State Park
      Chet Bell
      Grafton Lakes State Park

      Rensselaer County Mountain Bike Routes

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      Pittstown State Forest - SMBA
      Pittstown State Forest
      9 miles
      Short Ride
      Pittstown State Forest
      4 miles
      Bonnie & Clyde Out and Back
      Pittstown State Forest
      8 miles
      5 mile Pittstown State Forest Cross-country Ridepopular ridelog5 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 1 rides
      • 2 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 2 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 8 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance

      Photos of Rensselaer County Mountain Bike

      71 |
      Jun 11, 2020 @ 7:09pm
      Jun 11, 2020
      78 |
      Oct 9, 2019 @ 7:55pm
      Oct 9, 2019
      119 |
      Oct 9, 2019 @ 7:55pm
      Oct 9, 2019
      106 |
      May 31, 2018 @ 6:42pm
      May 31, 2018

      Videos of Rensselaer County Mountain Bike

      Superman
      trail: Superman
      1:32 | 879 | May 20, 2014
      Superman
      trail: Superman
      0:05 | 318 | May 15, 2014
      No Footer
      trail: Superman
      0:19 | 425 | Nov 16, 2013
      Superman bmx
      trail: Superman
      0:15 | 221 | Aug 13, 2011

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Zig Zag (Yellow Blaze)
      Pittstown State Forest
      Apr 13, 2021 @ 3:38pm
      1 day
      DryJpmche CTP Two more trees across the trail, one...
      Little Johnny's
      Grafton Lakes State Park
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 6:40pm
      2 days
      Variablenofearatb FOGLSP Soggy in spots between Hicks Beltway to...
      Granville Hicks
      Grafton Lakes State Park
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 6:30pm
      2 days
      Drynofearatb FOGLSP Needs a good leafblowing, otherwise dry,...
      Spruce Bog (South)
      Grafton Lakes State Park
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 6:29pm
      2 days
      Variablenofearatb FOGLSP A little mushy in the usual spots, muddy...
      Spruce Ridge
      Grafton Lakes State Park
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 6:27pm
      2 days
      Drynofearatb FOGLSP Needs a good leaf blowing. Hard to...
      Shaver Pond
      Grafton Lakes State Park
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 6:25pm
      2 days
      Wetnofearatb FOGLSP Soggy at the usual drainage problem spots...
      Scout
      Grafton Lakes State Park
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 6:19pm
      2 days
      Variablenofearatb FOGLSP Wet mess from Main Beach road trailhead...
      Second Pond
      Grafton Lakes State Park
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 6:17pm
      2 days
      Wetnofearatb FOGLSP No blowdown. Parts of trail just north...
      Red Eft
      Grafton Lakes State Park
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 6:13pm
      2 days
      Variablenofearatb FOGLSP Trees down in various spots. Needs to be...
      Crossover
      Grafton Lakes State Park
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 6:12pm
      2 days
      Variablenofearatb FOGLSP One clump of three small tree trunks...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #984573JpmchecommentreportZig Zag (Yellow Blaze)
      Apr 13, 2021 @ 3:21pm
      1 day
      user #984573JpmcheaddreportZig Zag (Yellow Blaze) and 1 more
      Apr 13, 2021 @ 3:20pm
      1 day
      user #2569097nofearatbaddreportBeaver Lodge and 9 more
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 6:09pm
      2 days
      user #819619dcalabrese22addreportState Fire Line and 3 more
      Apr 7, 2021 @ 6:24am
      Apr 7, 2021
      user #1253394Dana1982addkarmaGrafton
      Feb 7, 2021 @ 6:08am
      Feb 7, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #984573JpmchereportZig Zag (Yellow Blaze)Correction: medium size tree
      Apr 13, 2021 @ 3:21pm
      1 day
      user #2100718jasondeetrailSaphouse TrailThis trail is super technical and hard because...
      Oct 23, 2020 @ 3:51pm
      Oct 23, 2020
      user #1520824cyclocosmtrailDeuce and a halfAwesome—thanks for the update!
      Sep 11, 2020 @ 1:33pm
      Sep 11, 2020
      user #856455bonesmtb2trailDeuce and a halfYou are correct. This was the original...
      Sep 7, 2020 @ 12:12pm
      Sep 7, 2020
      user #1520824cyclocosmtrailDeuce and a halfI could not find access from the lower lot as...
      Sep 6, 2020 @ 12:11pm
      Sep 6, 2020

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike8653 miles4,869 ft19 miles1,063 ft
      3726231,096
      Hike7344 miles4,150 ft17 miles1,063 ft
      262159
      Trail Running7344 miles4,150 ft17 miles1,063 ft
      262115
      Horse3625 miles1,722 ft10 miles479 ft
      2081
      Dirtbike11 mile92 ft2,467 ft148 ft
      2002
      Observed Trials97 miles374 ft2 miles413 ft
      2
      ATV/ORV/OHV11 mile92 ft2,467 ft148 ft
      200
      Snowmobile3887 miles8,583 ft31 miles1,808 ft
      Snowshoe3522 miles1,539 ft8 miles479 ft
      958
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